Vantrix Joins SRT Alliance for High Quality, Low Latency Video Streaming Over the Internet
Montreal, Quebec, Canada September 11, 2017 – Vantrix Corporation, a global leader in next generation video services for transcoding and 360 virtual reality streaming solutions, today announced that they have joined the SRT Alliance as part of an overall strategy to accelerate the adoption of a standardized more reliable low latency video contribution protocol.
The SRT Alliance is an open source initiative dedicated to overcoming the challenges of low latency video streaming. Founded by Haivision and Wowza, the SRT Alliance has a goal of expanding the streaming media ecosystem and supporting the collaborative development of SRT, an open source video transport protocol that enables the delivery of high-quality and secure, low-latency video across the public Internet. The SRT Alliance promotes the industry-wide recognition and adoption of SRT as the defacto standard for low latency internet streaming.
“As a supplier of both Broacast quality Virtual Reality camera systems and cloud based video distribution services, we have a vested interest in ensuring both ends of the contribution workflow are SRT compatible with as many industry systems as possible, in order to offer the best possible experiences for our customers and consumers” says Jean Mayrand, Vantrix CEO.
About SRT Alliance
The SRT Alliance was founded by Haivision and Wowza. The mission of the SRT Alliance is to overcome the challenges of low latency video streaming, thereby changing the way the world streams. Fundamental to this mission is the support of a freely available open source video transport protocol that will accelerate innovation through collaborative development. The SRT Alliance will promote the industry-wide recognition and adoption of SRT as a common standard for all low latency internet streaming. For more information on how to join the SRT Alliance, visit srtalliance.org.
Vantrix software enables content owners and service providers to optimize their media processing operations and give their customers high-quality media experiences on any device. Pioneers in media optimization and delivery since 1994, Vantrix is a global leader in next generation video services for transcoding and 360 virtual reality streaming solutions. Since 2004, Vantrix products have been deployed in over 75 networks, serving over 1 billion subscribers worldwide, helping top mobile operators and video service providers across the globe successfully converge traditional linear business models with OTT multiscreen delivery.